Ascension Health Patient Care Technician | Certified Nursing Assistant (PCT | CNA) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
We Are Hiring
Patient Care Technician | Certified Nursing Assistant (PCT | CNA) - Neuro Trauma Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - Full - Time, Evening - Sacred Heart Rehab Institute - Milwaukee, WI
Why Join Ascension?
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.
What You Will Do
As an associate with Columbia St. Mary's-WI, you will have the opportunity to performbasic patient care activities to patients in assigned area.
Assists with treatments ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.
Responsible for keeping the unit environment clean and orderly.
Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.
Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.
Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
Assembles and maintains patient charts.
Types various reports and documents for unit staff.
What You Will Need
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
CertifiedNurse Aidecredentialed from theWisconsin Nurse Aide Registryobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.CNA certification on the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry with eligibility to work within a hospital setting
StudentTraineeobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Nursing student with at least one completed adult clinical and currently enrolled in an accredited ADN or BSN degree program
HS or Equivalent
High School Diploma or equivalent required Graduate of an accredited nursing assistant program or must be enrolled and in good standing in an accredited ADN or BSN program with at least one adult clinical successfully completed A nursing student is required to provide transcripts to their Supervisor demonstrating passing grades within 3 weeks of each course completion
- One year related experience preferred. Microsoft Office experience preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
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